May 16, 2022

OCLC Releases Video of “The Hope and the Hype of MOOCs” Symposium

OCLC has just posted video of the The Hope and the Hype of MOOCs” Symposium took place in Philadelphia on January 24, 2014 during the 2014 ALA Midwinter Meeting.

We’ve embedded the videos below.


  • Bryan Alexander, Senior Fellow at National Institute for
    Technology in Liberal Education (NITLE) (Keynote Presentation)


Panel Debate & Discussion

  • Ray Schroeder, Associate Vice Chancellor for Online Learning at the University of Illinois at Springfield
  • Cathy De Rosa, OCLC Vice President for the Americas and Global Vice President of Marketing


Highlights from the Symposium

About Gary Price

Gary Price ( is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.